Good morning/afternoon, my dear professors. I am very glad to be here for your interview. My name is ___, ___ years old. I graduated from/will accomplish my undergraduate period in XXX Department of XXX University, majoring in XXX.
Generally speaking, I am a hard-working person with great persistence. During my college life, besides good performance in related courses, I concentrated on attending various activities, such as.... I remembered that was the first one I took part in, in which I won ..../I didn’t win any prise, but I have learn some lessons from it that ..., which brought me .... And it was that experience helped me ....
In addition, English is my favorite, so besides doing some sports in my spare time, I always dedicated myself to practicing my oral English in the English corner held twice a month. Of course, I often wrote compositions to improve my written ability. Even though my English is not good enough now, I will never give up enhancing it.
The reason why I choose to pursue further education is that I am so interested in academic research that I want to put it my future career choice./I want to enter XXX industry, which enables candidates to have at least Master Degree on XXX(专业).
Just as what the famous American inventor, Thomas Edison once said, “Where there is a will , there is a way.” I believe that great efforts is one of the essential ways leading to success. That’s all, thank you for your attention.
1.Can you talk about your plan if you were admitted?
Thanks for your question. Well, my postgraduate plan will be as followed. For one thing, I will master theoretical knowledge what I should learn, which is the base for all academic study. For another, I set a goal of issuing at least two papers in some essential journals, which needs plenty of materials, so attending academic or non-academic activities is also a focus for me.
2. What is your greatest strength/weakness?
greatest strength：Thanks for your question. I feel that my strongest asset is my persistence. If there stands a difficulty and enough time and patience needed to handle it. I will always concentrate on resolving it until the last moment. I believe this strength can help me a lot in my postgraduate period.
greatest weakness：As a matter of fact, everyone possesses some weaknesses. Well, I think my weakness is that I am easy to forget things, especially when I am busy with study or job. Therefore, I always take a tiny notebook with me, which helps me efficiently deal with my schedule.
3. How do you feel about your progress to date?
Thanks for your question. I think I did well in my college life. In fact, in a number of courses I received the highest exam scores in the class. When I finished my internship in the X Company, my performance was evaluated highly among all the interns.
4.Why did you choose XXX(专业)as your postgraduate major?
Thanks for your question. There are three reasons for me to take XXX as my postgraduate major. Firstly, my interest is ...., which is a dream for me to pursue. Secondly, my undergraduate major is XXX, related to XXX. What I have learned has made a good preparation for my further study in this area. Thirdly, XXX has a great potential of development, which is conducive to not only our country but also, possibly, the world.
5.Would you please say something about the currently XXX(专业) in China?
Thanks for your question. Although XXX in China can never compete its counterparts in America or some European countries, we have had a great progress in the field. I once read XXX(书籍), which is written by Professor XXX(人名). From the book, I learned that....
最后建议大家以“Thank you for giving me the chance. I hope to see you again and soon.”作为面试的结束语，并配上一个恭敬的鞠躬以表达对面试老师的感谢，从而给自己的面试之旅或一个圆满的对号。